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A9 closure due to accident

10 November 2020
A9 closure due to accident

A9 closure due to accident

10 November 2020

The A9 has been closed in both directions at Dunbeath by a road accident this morning.


Body of woman found in Highland town formally identified

04 November 2020
Body of woman found in Highland town formally identified

Body of woman found in Highland town formally identified

04 November 2020

The body of a woman found in Wick on Sunday has been formally identified, with police saying there are no suspicious circumstances.


North man accuses NHS Highland of 'patronising and unsatisfactory' response to coronavirus request

16 October 2020
North man accuses NHS Highland of 'patronising and unsatisfactory' response to coronavirus request

North man accuses NHS Highland of 'patronising and unsatisfactory' response to coronavirus request

16 October 2020

A north man who made a Freedom of Information request about Covid-19 numbers has described NHS Highland's reply as "patronising" and "unsatisfactory".


Face coverings become mandatory in workplace canteens

16 October 2020
Face coverings become mandatory in workplace canteens

Face coverings become mandatory in workplace canteens

16 October 2020

Face coverings are now mandatory in staff canteens, and the same rule will apply from the start of next week in other communal workplace areas.


Maree Todd confirmed as SNP candidate for Ross constituency

15 October 2020
Maree Todd confirmed as SNP candidate for Ross constituency

Maree Todd confirmed as SNP candidate for Ross constituency

15 October 2020

Maree Todd has been confirmed as the SNP candidate for Caithness, Sutherland and Ross in next year’s Scottish Parliament elections.


MP to stay in the north as Covid cases increase

12 October 2020
MP to stay in the north as Covid cases increase

MP to stay in the north as Covid cases increase

12 October 2020

MP Jamie Stone has announced that he will not travel to Westminster until further notice as Covid-19 cases continue to rise.


New chief executive takes charge at NHS Highland

05 October 2020
New chief executive takes charge at NHS Highland

New chief executive takes charge at NHS Highland

05 October 2020

A new chief executive will take the reins at NHS Highland today.


Spaceport development takes another step forward

31 August 2020
Spaceport development takes another step forward

Spaceport development takes another step forward

31 August 2020

Plans to establish a vertical launch site for satellites in north Sutherland have taken another step forward.


WATCH: Aerial view of newly completed £9.6m Berriedale Braes project

27 August 2020
WATCH: Aerial view of newly completed £9.6m Berriedale Braes project

WATCH: Aerial view of newly completed £9.6m Berriedale Braes project

27 August 2020

The full scale of the £9.6 million road realignment project at Berriedale has been highlighted in a video from Transport Scotland.


Commemorative project planned to mark Far North haulage company's 100th anniversary; appeal for D Steven & Son archive photos launched

23 August 2020
Commemorative project planned to mark Far North haulage company's 100th anniversary; appeal for D Steven & Son archive photos launched

Commemorative project planned to mark Far North haulage company's 100th anniversary; appeal for D Steven & Son archive photos launched

23 August 2020

An appeal has gone out for archive photographs capturing some of the 100-year history of successful Caithness haulage firm D Steven & Son.


LIFT-OFF: Highland Council approve spaceport proposal for Sutherland

19 August 2020
LIFT-OFF: Highland Council approve spaceport proposal for Sutherland

LIFT-OFF: Highland Council approve spaceport proposal for Sutherland

19 August 2020

The £17.3 million plan to launch satellites into orbit from the north coast of Sutherland have been approved by Highland Council.


VisitScotland chairman: 'I’d rather deal with the problems of success than the problems of having no tourists'

16 August 2020
VisitScotland chairman: 'I’d rather deal with the problems of success than the problems of having no tourists'

VisitScotland chairman: 'I’d rather deal with the problems of success than the problems of having no tourists'

16 August 2020

VisitScotland chairman and former Easter Ross MP Lord Thurso tells of his dismay at irresponsible tourism and outlines hopes for future.


Heroic Highland health service workers inspire blood bike name

02 August 2020
Heroic Highland health service workers inspire blood bike name

Heroic Highland health service workers inspire blood bike name

02 August 2020

The first blood bike to be based in the far north has been named in honour of NHS workers fighting Covid-19.


Ross MP starts campaign to introduce roadside camping congestion charge

29 July 2020
Ross MP starts campaign to introduce roadside camping congestion charge

Ross MP starts campaign to introduce roadside camping congestion charge

29 July 2020

ROSS MP Jamie Stone has started a campaign to introduce a roadside camping congestion charge in the far north.


HIE commits £1.5m to space firm’s Highland satellite launch vehicle development programme

05 July 2020
HIE commits £1.5m to space firm’s Highland satellite launch vehicle development programme

HIE commits £1.5m to space firm’s Highland satellite launch vehicle development programme

05 July 2020

Orbex has secured investment of up to £1.5 million from HIE in a move that has great significance for the planned Sutherland spaceport.


Stone warns 'Highland Clearances will come back to haunt us' over tourism plight

26 June 2020
Stone warns 'Highland Clearances will come back to haunt us' over tourism plight

Stone warns 'Highland Clearances will come back to haunt us' over tourism plight

26 June 2020

A ROSS MP has warned of a new kind of Highland Clearances if the north of Scotland's tourism industry goes "down the tubes".


New rules over vehicles at Highland Council household waste recycling centres to be introduced next week.

30 January 2020
New rules over vehicles at Highland Council household waste recycling centres to be introduced next week.

New rules over vehicles at Highland Council household waste recycling centres to be introduced next week.

30 January 2020

Vehicle restrictions are to be put in place next week at Highland Council's household waste recycling centres.


Tributes paid to Lord Maclennan, a 'truly great man'

19 January 2020
Tributes paid to Lord Maclennan, a 'truly great man'

Tributes paid to Lord Maclennan, a 'truly great man'

19 January 2020

Tributes have been paid to Lord Maclennan, whose public service included representing Easter Ross as an MP.


Hunt on for new NHS Highland chairperson to take on 'rewarding role'

13 October 2019
Hunt on for new NHS Highland chairperson to take on 'rewarding role'

Hunt on for new NHS Highland chairperson to take on 'rewarding role'

13 October 2019

Applications are open for a new non-executive chairperson of NHS Highland.


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